Coronavirus: The top 10 countries with the highest mortality globally, in Arab world

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The coronavirus pandemic has infected more than 4.4 million people around the world and claimed the lives of over 300,000.

The number of COVID-19 fatalities represents 6.81 percent of all confirmed cases globally.

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However, some hard-hit countries have a much higher mortality. Here are the top 10 countries with the highest coronavirus mortality globally, according to John Hopkins data:

1. Nicaragua: 32.0 percent

2. Yemen: 17.1 percent

3. Belgium: 16.4 percent

4. France: 15.2 percent

5. United Kingdom: 14.4 percent

6. Italy: 14.0 percent

7. Netherlands, Hungary: 12.9 percent

8. Sweden: 12.4 percent

9. Antigua and Barbuda: 12.0 percent

10. Spain: 11.9 percent

Here are the top 10 countries with the highest coronavirus mortality in the Arab world:

1. Yemen: 17.1 percent

2. Algeria: 8.3 percent

3. Syria: 6.2 percent

4. Egypt: 5.3 percent

5. Sudan: 5.0 percent

6. Libya: 4.7 percent

7. Tunisia: 4.4 percent

8. Somalia: 4.3 percent

9. Iraq: 3.8 percent

10. Lebanon: 3.0 percent

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